Health Events in Maine December 7 to December 14

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7

Woman getting a massage

Open House

Graceful Awakening Massage & Energywork and Blissed Out Massage Therapy
6 Main Street
Gray

Saturday, December 7
Noon to 4:00 pm

Free mini-sessions of chair massage and polarity therapy.
Wine and cheese
Raffle for gift certificates for Gritty’s, Pampered Chef, Sensy and more.

Just bring a non-perishable food item as a donation to Good Shepherd Food Bank.

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TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10

Group of people in cafe

Memory Café/York Harbor

The Inn at Sentry Hill
2 Victoria Court
York Harbor

9:00 am

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Memory Café/Portland

Woods at Canco
257 Canco Road
Portland

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11

Stressed woman

Health Matters With Kno-Wal-Lin:
Holiday Stress, Holiday Blues – Saying No to the Old Patterns 

Picker Family Resource Center
Pen Bay Medical Center campus
Glen Cove Drive
Rockport

Wednesday, December 11
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

If you find yourself dreading the holidays, please join The Reverend Stephen J. White, D.Min., Kno-Wal-Lin Home Care & Hospice chaplain, as he shares ways to bring the joy and light back into the holiday season for a happier, healthier you!

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12

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A Secretly Handicapped Man

Camden Public Library
55 Main Street
Camden

Thursday, December 12
7:00 pm

Author Norbert Nathanson will give a presentation on his book, A Secretly Handicapped Man: A Memoir. Born without feet and only one hand, Nathanson struggled to be accepted by society and find full-time employment.

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 SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14

Logo Portland Community Free ClinicChristmas Concert to Benefit Portland Community Free Clinic

St. Ansgar Lutheran Church
515 Woodford Street
Portland

Saturday, December 14
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Featuring soprano Heather Connolly performing musical favorites of the season. She will be accompanied by occasional piano, trumpet and violin.

FREE. A freewill offering to benefit the Portland Community Free Clinic will be taken during the concert.

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Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For many years Diane Atwood was the health reporter on WCSH6. She's now a regular guest on the WCSH6 Morning Report. She is also a freelance health and wellness writer and blogger AND is pursuing a fine arts degree at the University of Southern Maine. Diane never plans to retire. She's too busy enjoying what she does.